Burners and tiles

World-class Ceramic Tiles & Burners

The name Schwank is known worldwide in the technology of gas infrared burners for heating and process applications. Development, research, manufacturing and the application of ceramic burners have a long tradition within Schwank.


The world’s first gas infrared burner with a ceramic tile was developed by Guenther Schwank, the founder of the Schwank Group, in 1936. Since then, Schwank as a leading manufacturer of ceramic tiles [slabs], has continuously advanced the ceramics & burners to generate the maximum performance and efficiency.


Applications of Ceramic Tiles & Burners include:


  • Industrial infrared heaters, both luminous and tube heaters, for manufacturing facilities, warehouses, sports stadiums, airport hangars, churches and livestock 
  • Burners for high performance condensing boilers & conventional boilers 
  • Burners for industrial process applications including the drying of paper, textiles or paint facilities 
  • Burners for cookers and grills, i.e., Döner, Kebab & Gyros [or shawarma / shaorma] grills, chicken roasters, and outdoor barbecue grills 
  • Gas infrared stove-tops 
  • Domestic space heaters 
  • Barbecue Grills 
  • Road construction drying